James Davenport

James Davenport

Birth
Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 3 Aug 1797 (aged 38)
Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 6639679 · View Source
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US Congressman. Served during the Revolutionary War in the Continental Army Commissary Department. Elected as an At-Large Delegate from Connecticut to the United States House of Representatives to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Congressman James Hillhouse, serving from 1796 until his death in office in 1797. He was the brother of Connecticut Congressman John Davenport.

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  • Added: 26 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6639679
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Davenport (12 Oct 1758–3 Aug 1797), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6639679, citing Northfield Cemetery, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .